[ noun ] the inside lower horizontal surface (as of a room or hallway)
"they needed rugs to cover the bare floors"
Used in print(Nathan Rapport, ""I've Been Here before!"...)
One day when he attended a war memorial ceremony in Westminster_Abbey his view was obstructed by a stout man on his left , his attention turned to the irregular pattern of the rough slab flooring and someone , clasping him by the arm , whispered , `` I want a word with you , please '' .
[ noun ] building material used in laying floors